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Friday's Poem: "Sewing" by Sue Ellen Thompson from The Golden Hour. Friday's Literary Notes: Today is the birthday of French poet and art critic Guillaume Apollinaire (1880), born Wilhelm Albert Vladimir Alexander Apollinaire de Kostrowitzky in Rome, Italy, to a former Italian military officer and a Polish noblewoman. Apollinaire’s mother brought him up on the French Riviera, where he spent considerable time in gambling halls and once pretended to be a Russian Prince. Read more...

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